New York Times, Thursday, January 8, 2004

Author: Michael Shteyman
Editor: Will Shortz
Michael Shteyman
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 37 Missing: {FHJQX} This is puzzle # 23 for Mr. Shteyman. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2004, The New York Times
Across Down
1. European capital of 21/2 million : KIEV
5. Part of N.A.A.C.P.: Abbr. : ASSN
9. Business school subj. : MKTG
13. Mouth site? : INLET
15. Endangered goose : NENE
16. Prefix with magnetic : AERO
17. Love : ADORE
18. Nursery offering : TREE
19. Certain rug worker : DYER
20. Like LP's : SLEEVED
22. Latin 101 verb : ESSE
23. Appropriate : TAKE
26. Comic strip set in Coconino County : KRAZYKAT
28. Messes up : ERRS
29. Article in Die Zeit : EINE
30. Around : ABOUT
33. Hosp. picture : MRI
34. Not worth debating : MOOT
35. Birthplace of Hans Christian Andersen : ODENSE
36. Pioneer in vaccination : PASTEUR
38. Rampaging : ONATEAR
39. Watching : ONPOST
40. Copycat : APER
41. Computer units: Abbr. : KBS
42. Commercial prefix with foam : STYRO
43. Careered : SPED
44. U.S.S. ___, ship in 2000 news : COLE
45. 1933 RKO hit : KINGKONG
47. 0 letters : OPER
48. Plant with pods : OKRA
50. Doesn't ignore : LISTENS
52. Crawl (with) : TEEM
53. "Beetle Bailey" dog : OTTO
54. "Me, too" : ASAMI
58. San ___, Italy : REMO
59. Mouselike animal : VOLE
60. Order beside a car door : GETIN
61. About half of binary code : ONES
62. Milk dispensers : EWES
63. Certain race ... or a cryptic title to this puzzle : TENK
1. Spectra maker : KIA
2. Polit. designation : IND
3. "Xanadu" rock group : ELO
4. Greeting card features : VERSES
5. Frontal, to an anatomist : ANTERIOR
6. Reynaldo, to Polonius : SERVANT
7. Blessed act? : SNEEZE
8. Not self-sufficient : NEEDY
9. Wagered : MADEABET
10. Classic comedy figure : KEYSTONEKOP
11. "___ bien!" : TRES
12. Reason for an R rating : GORE
14. Business card abbr. : TEL
21. Barely make : EKEOUT
23. Presto and others : TEMPOS
24. Out-and-out : ARRANT
25. It opened its first store in Winston-Salem, N.C., in 1937 : KRISPYKREME
27. 1950's-60's Hungarian premier János : KADAR
31. In working order : USABLE
32. Less wordy : TERSER
34. Physics particle : MESON
35. Tense : ONEDGE
37. "1000 Oceans" singer, 1999 : TORIAMOS
38. Some women's shoe features : OPENTOES
40. Peter or Paul, but not Mary : APOSTLE
43. One way to the top? : SKITOW
44. Baby : COSSET
46. Boxing need : GLOVE
48. Other: Sp. : OTRO
49. Neato : KEEN
51. Bother : NAG
55. Downed : ATE
56. Bit of time: Abbr. : MIN
57. Publicity : INK

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